Welcome Book

Welcome to The Department of Chemistry

With a good catalyst it will all work out.

Here are a few policy items and links you are probably interested in:


Getting added to the email list – contact Bud Brizuela (dragon3@pitt.edu)

Staff Calendar


Parking options — Where to park in Oakland

University Staff and Faculty Parking Permits

Campus Tour Featuring Our Award Winning Undergraduate Labs 

AlertLine — Pitt’s way to report issues with the option to remain anonymous, these calls are handled by a 3rd party.

Staff Time Off Request Form

Student Counseling Walk-In Support Available 

Stress Relief

Extreme Weather Conditions University Policy 07-04-02

There is a toner recycling box in the 234 Chevron office copy room.

Chemistry Facilities
Chemistry Instruments

Zero-field 57Fe Mossbauer Spectrometer

Human Resources and Payroll Information

Chemistry Employees are Responsible Employees — Title IX, Diversity and Inclusion

Pitt Benefits — All things benefits (education, medical, etc.)

FMLA — Info regarding the Family Medical Leave Act

Pitt Staff Handbook – General Policies 

UPMC my Health@WORK — onsite Health and Wellness Center.

UPMC Work Partners — newsletter

Paid Parental Leave for Staff — March 27, 2017 (Link from the ReadGreen Message).

Pitt Payroll — Tax questions, etc.

Financial Operations MEMO Re: Pay Statments — Opens as a PDF

Personal Purchases

Office Depot/Max Supra Employee Purchase Program — Registration Required (KCups)